Four UT Mariachi Paredes musicians holding instruments and posing for a group photo wearing grey and burnt orange and gold accented suites

Mariachi Paredes de Tejastitlán


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Bass Recital Hall

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The University of Texas Mariachi, known as the Mariachi Paredes de Tejastitlán, was founded in 1977. It was named in honor of Dr. Américo Paredes (1916-99), a seminal figure in the history of border studies, Mexican American studies and the post-modern movement in anthropology. 

Attend this free live performance at the Bates Recital Hall.